Graham is Universal Homes’ well-respected and experienced Chief Executive. Being with Universal Homes for 39 years, there is very little that Graham doesn’t know about the New Zealand building industry. Graham has a solid accountancy background, and is an Associate Member of the NZ Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Mike is Universal Homes’ dynamic Sales Manager, with 20+ years of experience in the residential industry. Mike has a Diploma in Business, majoring in real estate management, and knows exactly what it takes to build a referral base of satisfied customers.
Kennedy arrived in New Zealand in 2002, and after studying the Auckland housing market, soon discovered his passion for property. He completed his Master’s degree in 2011 before returning to China, where he spent two years planning and marketing waterfront properties.
With a Bachelor of Commerce and over 27 years of financial experience at Universal, Debbie’s exceptional eye for detail, ability to accurately forecast present and future commitments, and stay on budget serves her well as our highly regarded Financial Controller. Debbie has also been involved with the development and implementation of new IT systems.
Our friendly customer service support, Mandy, is committed to providing our clients with information and support from the start to the completion of your brand new home and building process.
Steve is one of Universal Homes’ most successful and longstanding sales consultants. Steves been with Universal Homes for over 23 years, and there is not much that he doesn’t know about the needs of customers when it comes to buying a new home.
Marie is known as a positive and vivacious member of our passionate sales team. Having been with Universal Homes for nearly 15 years, Marie has previously been involved with Universal Homes’ North Shore developments at Millwater and Totara Views.
Lisa’s passion for property is evident through her interior design flare and attention to detail. Living locally, Lisa is vastly experienced in both the North Shore and Rodney areas. Her friendly smile make her clients feel welcome and at ease with the building process.
Maryanne comes from a strong real estate and customer service background. Described as outgoing, with a sharp eye for detail, home buyers are guaranteed to find the answers they need about the advantages of buying in Millwater.
Maryanne offers home buyers all the advantages of her naturally friendly and helpful service, combined with her strong financial services background and untiring work ethic. With over 20 years experience with Universal, Maryanne knows the ‘ins and outs’ of the Universal home buying process from all angles, having been an assistant accountant before joining the Sales team.
Straightforward & with a good sense of humour, customers know that they are in good hands. Jason has been with Universal Homes for 10 years and appreciates working with one of NZ’s most trusted and established builders.
Adrienne has over 25 years’ experience in the building industry and has a wealth of sales knowledge. Having a builder for a husband, Adrienne understands the building process and knows how to transform a house into a home.
Friendly and passionate about property, Rachel was pleasantly surprised to find how enjoyable joining the sales team at Universal Homes has been. Rachel says - “Welcoming visitors to our elegant show home on Pokeno estate doesn’t seem like work at all”.
Shelley comes to Universal with an extensive background of sales and marketing experience over a range of industries. With her highly talented approach and professional personality, home buyers at Hobsonville Point can expect to be well looked after across every detail of their purchase.
Annette is Universal Homes’ sales support dynamo, working alongside Steve & Marie at the exciting Hobsonville Point development. Having been a trained counsellor and business woman for most of her adult life, Annette knows how to listen and translate desires into reality.
Laura has been based at Hobsonville Point since 2011. Armed with a friendly smile and engaging Irish charm, she provides dedicated sales support for the constant stream of customers enquiring about this growing development.
Dean has been a leading Project Manager for Universal Homes for the last 10 years. His professional, down-to-earth manner proves to be an enormous asset when the pressure goes on to finish each home to the high standards Universal requires.
Grant is a hardworking professional, with a passion for doing a job once and doing it right. Each Universal Home constructed with Grants
With over 8 years’ experience in land development in projects all over the world, Gerards experience is a proven asset to Universal. Responsible for the land development management including programming, resource consenting and civil works he holds a Bachelor of Surveying.
Grant is a hardworking professional, with a passion for doing a job once and doing it right. Each Universal Home constructed with Grants involvement, is credit to his attention to detail and passion for Health and Safety.
Shane has been in the construction industry for 15 years and has recently joined the Universal team. Dedicated and hardworking, Shane has a personal interest in good design and quality architecture.
Michael is a qualified builder with over 20 years’ experience in both residential and commercial construction. Using both his practical and procedural management skills, Mike enjoys seeing a job from start to finish.
Since completing his apprenticeship with Universal Homes, Daniel's enthusiasm and experience for construction continues to grow. On completion of his apprenticeship, he set off on an adventure around New Zealand and overseas before returning to the Universal Team to start his project management career.
When it comes to getting things done at Universal Homes, Sunil is an enthusiastic leader. Sunil’s passion for his job and the challenges it offers means there is never a dull moment when it comes to getting things exactly right.
Calvin is Universal Homes’ innovative, outgoing senior architectural designer. A Licensed Build Practitioner (Design 2) with over 30 years experience in the building industry, Calvin has over ten years involvement with Universal Homes in a variety of roles.
With 12 years previous experience in council regulation, Trish is Universal Homes' ultra-efficient and personable consents administrator for all our housing developments across Auckland and the wider North Island.
Elmer is Universal Homes’ cutting-edge, fashion conscious Architectural Designer. Possessing two Architectural degrees (International and NZ) and with over 19 years of experience in the building industry, he keeps Universal ahead of the latest building and home design trends.
Originally from India, Hiren moved to New Zealand in 2009 to complete both a Bachelor of Architecture and his Masters of Architecture. His eye for detail, strong time management skills and ability to meet deadlines, even under pressure make him an integral part of our design team.
Zane Moore is one of Universal Homes’ youngest members. Zane has tremendous dedication and passion for the building & design industry. In 2012 Zane qualified as an Architectural Technologist and is now a valued, ambitious member of the Universal team.